crowkeeper

noun
crow·​keep·​er | \ ˈkrō-ˌkē-pər How to pronounce crowkeeper (audio) \

Definition of crowkeeper

dialectal, England
: a person employed to scare off crows

First Known Use of crowkeeper

1562, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about crowkeeper

Dictionary Entries near crowkeeper

crowhop

crow-hop

crowing area

crowkeeper

crowl

crown

crown's evidence

Statistics for crowkeeper

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for crowkeeper

The first known use of crowkeeper was in 1562

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on crowkeeper

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with crowkeeper

Comments on crowkeeper

What made you want to look up crowkeeper? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to move or proceed with twists and turns

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Latin Quiz

  • roman forum
  • Which of the following months comes from a Latin word for “ten”?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!